A fourth generation Oregonian, Shawn was born in Eugene and grew up in Central Point. He has a master's degree in both communication disorders and cognitive psychology with a focus in psycholinguistics. In his free time, Shawn enjoys playing a variety of instruments with varying degrees of ineptitude, recording music and spending time with his wife and daughter.
Though his patient care is limited by his management of the rehabilitation department, he specializes in cognitive and neurological rehabilitation, swallowing disorders, voice rehabilitation and high-tech augmentative communication. Shawn has received specialty certification in Lee Silverman Voice Treatment and Vital-Stim Swallowing Therapy.
Medical Education and Training:
Bachelor's degree: University of Portland
Master's degrees: University of Oregon and the University of Massachusetts